2012 Christmas countdown in songs: 15 – Little Drummer Boy/Peace on Earth
To mark the countdown to Christmas, every day we will feature a festive song. From the well-known to the more obscure, each tune is sure to help you to get into the Christmas spirit!
Little Drummer Boy/Peace on Earth – Bing Crosby & David Bowie
Little Drummer Boy is a familiar tune that many musicians have covered, but David Bowie and Bing Crosby’s version still remains the definitive version. With the addition of the Peace on Earth part, it’s a simple, heart-felt Christmas song that is brought to life by this unlikely pairing. A beautifully harmonious track that invokes thought and a desire to give and serve others.
This Yuletide classic still provides an excellent soundtrack for nearly any festive activity.